Thomas Bewick : the blocks revisited & rediscovered : the story of the blocks in Chicago and their provenance in known collections since 1942.
- Additional Title(s):
Blocks revisited & rediscovered
- [Evanston, Ill.] : Hesterberg Press, 2008.
- Physical Description:
- 69, ii p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
- Reference LibraryNJ18.B47 H44 2008 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Text by William Hesterberg.
Includes bibliographical references.
Some illustrations mounted.
"The blocks revisited & rediscovered features fourteen original blocks printed on dampened Rives Heavyweight paper using a Washignton hand press. The remaining illustrations were printed dry on a Vandercook press from metal engravings reproduced from the Memorial edition. The text was set digitally in Bulmer and printed from metal engravings as well. The edition was bound by Campbell Logan, in Minneapolis. This is ... of 90 copies."--Colophon.
Prospectus laid in.
Resources from the McCormick Library of Special Collections have been used in this work.
- Subject Terms:
- Animals -- Pictorial works.Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828.Block printing -- Illinois -- Chicago.
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Hesterberg, William, Thomas Bewick , 2008